Final 2019 Legislative Session Update

Posted by Perry Wasserman on Dec 18, 2019 1:19:17 PM

Yesterday, The House approved a massive spending and tax package (HR 1158, HR 1865) that includes several important provisions affecting the work of charitable fundraisers.  The Senate is expected to follow suit this week, and White House aides have indicated President Trump will sign the two measures into law before a temporary spending bill expires at midnight on Friday. 

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Topics: Advocacy, News

In Memoriam: Russ Howes 1949-2016

Posted by Craig C. Wruck on Sep 7, 2016 11:47:20 AM

Russell Norman Howes, age 66, of Wisconsin, died on August 31, 2016. Russ was preceded in death by his parents and brother Robert. He is survived by his wife, Sue Howes, his brother, Randy (Colleen) Howes, sisters-in-law Janet Howes and Marilyn Kelley, nephews Dustin, Brandon (Erin), Jason (Shannon), Cory (Anna), grand-niece Madeline and grand-nephew Henry.

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Topics: Leadership, News, Obituaries

PPP Summer Advocacy Campaign 2016

Posted by National Association of Charitable Gift Planners on Jul 7, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Since 2006 the IRA Charitable Rollover has allowed generous, older Americans to donate millions of dollars from their Individual Retirement Accounts directly to America’s charities – and the populations they serve – during a time when traditional charitable contributions were on the decline or remained flat.  The IRA Rollover has generated an enormous amount of new charitable giving to thousands of nonprofits that work every day to enrich lives and strengthen communities across the country.  Given the great success of the IRA Rollover, and the extent to which the charitable sector and donors alike have come to rely on this critical giving incentive, PPP was proud to lead the fight in Congress to make the IRA Rollover a permanent part of the tax code at the end of 2015.  And with this permanent, albeit limited, IRA Rollover firmly in place now is the time to push for an expanded provision.

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Topics: Advocacy, News, Charitable giving, Philanthrophy

The Journey to a New Brand

Posted by National Association of Charitable Gift Planners on May 2, 2016 9:34:26 AM

Rebranding an organization doesn’t always have to be so serious, it can be fun and exciting, too. At least, that is how I’ve looked at the process thus far.” Sarah Rosenberger, PR & Marketing Manager

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Topics: philanthropy, planned giving, General, News, Rebrand

[#PPPrebrand] What We've Learned From Our Members

Posted by National Association of Charitable Gift Planners on Mar 31, 2016 9:41:57 AM

"I am eager to share some of our research findings with you, but first I want to assure our members that this rebrand is not just a new name and logo… it’s so much more."  Mollie Toland- PPP Membership Director

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Topics: philanthropy, planned giving, General, News, Rebrand, Research

A New Brand for PPP... And, It All Started With You

Posted by National Association of Charitable Gift Planners on Feb 18, 2016 8:55:05 AM

It’s true, PPP is undergoing a complete renovation, centered on member-focused, service-driven improvements that will bring new life to the organization… and it all started with our members
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Topics: philanthropy, donors, fundraising, planned giving, Advocacy, General, Leadership, News, Rebrand, Research, Technology